ERIC Number: EJ585064
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Health in the Family and Consumer Sciences Curriculum: Full Circle?
Richards, Virginia; Kettler, Mary C.; Brown, Elfrieda F.
Journal of Family and Consumer Sciences: From Research to Practice, v91 n1 p56-58 1999
Analysis of documents from 19 college home economics/family and consumer sciences programs demonstrated the evolution of health core curriculum from emphasis on sanitation, nutrition, and food preparation to hospital-related health care. Today's emphasis on health care costs and wellness has shifted emphasis to home health care and prevention. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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